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  1. Supporting adult carers (NG150)

    This guideline covers support for adults (aged 18 and over) who provide unpaid care for anyone aged 16 or over with health or social care needs. It aims to improve the lives of carers by helping health and social care practitioners identify people who are caring for someone and give them the right information and support. It covers carers’ assessments, practical, emotional and social support and training, and support for carers providing end of life care.

  2. Safeguarding adults in care homes (NG189)

    This guideline covers keeping adults in care homes safe from abuse and neglect. It includes potential indicators of abuse and neglect by individuals or organisations, and covers the safeguarding process from when a concern is first identified through to section 42 safeguarding enquiries. There are recommendations on policy, training, and care home culture, to improve care home staff awareness of safeguarding and ensure people can report concerns when needed.

  3. Decision-making and mental capacity (NG108)

    This guideline covers decision-making in people 16 years and over who may lack capacity now or in the future. It aims to help health and social care practitioners support people to make their own decisions where they have the capacity to do so. It also helps practitioners to keep people who lack capacity at the centre of the decision-making process.

  4. Dementia: assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and their carers (NG97)

    This guideline covers diagnosing and managing dementia (including Alzheimer’s disease). It aims to improve care by making recommendations on training staff and helping carers to support people living with dementia.

  5. End of life care for infants, children and young people with life-limiting conditions: planning and management (NG61)

    This guideline covers the planning and management of end of life and palliative care in for infants, children and young people (aged 0–17 years) with life-limiting conditions. It aims to involve children, young people and their families in decisions about their care, and improve the support that is available to them throughout their lives.

  6. Alcohol interventions in secondary and further education (NG135)

    This guideline covers interventions in secondary and further education to prevent and reduce alcohol use among children and young people aged 11 up to and including 18. It also covers people aged 11 to 25 with special educational needs or disabilities in full-time education. It will also be relevant to children aged 11 in year 6 of primary school.

  7. End of life care for adults: service delivery (NG142)

    This guideline covers organising and delivering end of life care services, which provide care and support in the final weeks and months of life (or for some conditions, years), and the planning and preparation for this. It aims to ensure that people have access to the care that they want and need in all care settings. It also includes advice on services for carers.

  8. Management of cardiology patients (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 NHS England and NHS Improvement Speciality guides for patient management during the coronavirus pandemic...

  9. Maintaining immunisation programmes (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 Clinical guidance for healthcare professionals on maintaining immunisation programmes during COVID-19...

  10. Management of anticoagulant services (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 Specialty guides for patient management during the coronavirus pandemic Clinical guide for the management

  11. ICON for midwives (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 NHS England and NHS Improvement Specialty guides for patient management during the coronavirus pandemic

  12. Management of stroke patients (PDF)

    NHS England and NHS Improvement Publications approval reference: 001559 Specialty guides for patient management during the coronavirus pandemic

  13. Management of emergency department patients (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 1 | Clinical guide for the management of emergency department patients during the coronavirus pandemic

  14. Reference guide for emergency medicine (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 NHS England and NHS Improvement Specialty guides for patient management during the coronavirus pandemic

  15. Management of palliative care in hospital (PDF)

    Publications approval reference: 001559 Specialty guides for patient management during the coronavirus pandemic Clinical guide for the management

  16. Clinical guide to surgical prioritisation

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